Proclamation: Palliative Care Week

Whereas

May 8 – 13, 2017 has been designated National Hospice Palliative Care Awareness Week and is supported by the Peace Palliative Care Society; and,

Whereas

This week’s focus is about living your life – and living it well –  right to the end. People are encouraged to learn more about Hospice Palliative Care and Advance Care Planning; and,

Whereas

The Town of Peace River recognizes the importance of awareness and education about the network of palliative care service within the community; and,

 Be it Resolved

That the Mayor and Council of the Town of Peace River hereby proclaims May 8 – 13, 2017 as “Palliative Care Awareness Week,” in the Town of Peace River, Alberta, and encourage all citizen to participate by learning more about palliative care and support in our area.